Dyer Island Marine Big 5 boat tour from Cape Town
Attractions & guided tours

Dyer Island Marine Big 5 boat tour from Cape Town

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get the chance to spot whales, dolphins, seals and seabirds in one tour
  • Learn more about the marine species from an onboard marine biologist
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
What to expect

Operating around the world-famous Dyer Island, Gansbaai, Western Cape, this boat tour will give you a chance to viewing the Southern right whales (season dependent), which every year, from June to December, reach this area to mate and calve. You may be lucky to witness mating displays, breaching, tail slapping, spy-hopping and more.

You may also see Bryde’s whales, Humpback whales, humpback dolphins, common dolphins, and an incredible array of seabirds. This experience also includes the possibility to see their almost 60 000 strong Cape fur seal colony on Geyser Rock. An on board marine biologist will be on hand to explain more about the fantastic animals that visit the South African shores.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Pick-up and drop-off from/to Cape Town available for selected hotels and areas
    • English speaking guide
    • Inflatable life-jackets and wet weather gear
    • Waterproof/windproof jackets are available on the boat
    What's not included
    • All meals and beverages
    Reduced price
    • Infants (age 0-4): free admission
    • Children (age 5-11)
    Where

    Pick-up and drop-off available for selected areas and hotels in Cape Town

    Meeting point:
    After booking, you will receive the contact details of the local supplier to confirm the pick-up location and time
    What to remember
    • Please note that this event is subject to weather/wind conditions
    • Always bring warm clothing as it is cooler at sea than on land
    • If you are prone to motion sickness, we recommend the use of anti-sickness medication at least one day before the tour
    • The drive to Gansbaai is approximately 2.5 hours one way
    • Please remember to use sunscreen
    • Pick-up and drop-off are available for selected areas and hotels. Kindly provide this information after the booking
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    When
    • Please note that this event is subject to weather/wind conditions
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

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    Provider
    ATC African Travel Concept
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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